Arianna Simpson

Arianna Simpson

General Partner

More About Arianna

Arianna Simpson is a General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz where she invests in crypto. Prior to joining Andreessen Horowitz, Arianna founded Autonomous Partners, an investment fund focused on cryptocurrencies and digital assets. She also helped launch Crystal Towers Capital, an early-stage fund investing primarily in YC companies, in 2015. Arianna previously spent time working in sales and product roles at Facebook and BitGo, an enterprise security company for bitcoin and other digital currencies.
Arianna earned dual degrees in International Politics and Spanish from the Schreyer Honors College at Penn State University. She grew up in Milan, Italy.

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  • Investing in Blackbird
    Arianna Simpson

    Led by CEO and Founder Ben Leventhal, Blackbird seeks to reward and delight consumers with elevated dining experiences, powered and personalized by web3.

  • Investing in Azra Games
    Arianna Simpson and Jonathan Lai
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    Arianna Simpson, Andrew Chen, and Robin Guo

    Within every era of technology, the most talented entrepreneurs have taken unsolved problems and open questions and turned them into businesses.

  • Investing in Flowcarbon
    Arianna Simpson

    When I was 22, I spent several months working in the field in South Africa. I was there as a part of a research project funded by the National Science Foundation, whose aim was to better understand the role of that regio...

  • It just so happened that on the first afternoon I met the Irreverent Labs team, I was having a pretty miserable day. I had way too many calls scheduled, and due to a set of unusual circumstances, I was working out of a h...

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